“I have had the pleasure of recommending Strand to various ownership groups on many occasions - each time with positive results.“
- Chuck Pinkowski Pinkowski & Company Memphis, Tennessee

“We have partnered with Strand Development and management on the construction of multiple new hotels. John Pharr and his knowledgeable team has helped us select and secure the right brand, excellent markets and strong locations which have resulted in a very profitable relationship for over 10 years.“
- Rece Morgan, President and Chief Executive Officer Central Realty, Greenville, SC

“Strand has produced great results for many of our clients and customers over the years and I count them among the best 3rd party management firms in the eastern US. Keep up the Good Work!“
- Ed James, Principal Mumford Company, Inc.

“Strand Development performed exceptionally during our need to transition a non performing loan to a new owner recently. From the first day to the last, I was impressed with their professionalism, knowledge, teamwork and results. 100% - thank you!“
- Samuel L. Neese, President and CEO Highlands Union Bank

“Our ownership group has been extremely impressed with Strand's methodical management efforts to improve our property performance. With strong leadership, lender and franchise assistance, great accounting reports, and targeted marketing and revenue management efforts, I expect Strand will end their first year with our property with a 15% improvement in revenue. Thank you to Andrew Pace and the great Strand management team. I look forward to a long and prosperous relationship.“
- Dennis Young, Managing Member Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Shelbyville, Tennessee

“I would recommend John Pharr and Strand's hotel management to any owner who needs a strong operating partner or third party operator. My association with Strand exceeds 25 years - during that time, I have always been impressed with their management excellence.“
- Ray Terry, Former President, RFS, Inc. Ray Terry Company, Inc.